Dell has signed a definitive agreement to acquire SecureWorks Inc., a globally recognized provider of information-security services. SecureWorks' industry leading Security-as-a-Service solutions include Managed-Security Services, Security and Risk Consulting Services and Threat Intelligence. The acquisition expands Dell's global IT-as-a-Service offerings and information security expertise.
SecureWorks processes more than 13 billion security events and sees more than 30,000 malware specimens each day. The company has more than 1,500 banks and credit unions as managed security services clients and is protecting trillions of dollars in financial assets.
Its reliability, capability and focus on client service has earned SecureWorks a best-in-class customer satisfaction rating from its global client base.
Founded in 1999, SecureWorks is headquartered in Atlanta, GA and serves thousands of clients in 70 countries, including more than 15% of the Fortune 500.
The company has approximately 700 employees and projects Fiscal Year 2010 revenue of more than $120 million.